Genji: Mee-YOW! It's me, Genji, again! Since I am, after all, the Wonder Boy, I guess I get to do posts that start with "Wonderful." Sounds fair, right?
We have a slightly unusual post for you today, but we thought this was interesting. Someone coming from Japan asked #1 what they could bring her and she asked for the latest issue of her favourite magazine. This magazine usually features culture topics related to Japan. Quite luckily, this issue turned out to be about CATS! In fact, the big header on the cover says "Japan is Cat Country" (にっぽんは猫の国).
Inside, the special section opens with a two page spread that says: "Japan, The country that was made by cats."
There follow several pages on famous literary cat gentlemen:
And an even more famous Japanese cat lady:
There is also an article on the cat temple, where looking after the cats is part of the monks' work:
And the magazine came with a special gift, a lovely note book with cat illustrations!
As a special bonus, here is a picture of me. As you can see, I am doing a very special full tail dangle!